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Hawaii attorney general: Ruling allows in those with US ties

| Jun 27 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

HONOLULU — Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin says the important thing about the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on President Donald Trump’s travel ban is that it won’t go into effect for people with a “bona fide” connection to the United States.

  1. | Posted: May 29 2017 - 12:05am

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Lucy McBath is afraid many more people will die if Florida Gov. Rick Scott signs a bill making it harder to prosecute when people claim they commit violence in self-defense.

  2. | Posted: May 29 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is considering overhauling his White House staff and bringing back top campaign strategists, frustrated by what he views as his team’s inability to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

  3. | Posted: May 29 2017 - 12:05am

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Muslims in Portland, Oregon, thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the families of two men who were killed when they came to the defense of two young women — one wearing a hijab — who were targeted by an anti-Muslim rant.

  4. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    Police: Suspect in Portland stabbings ranted about Muslims

  5. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump.

  6. | Posted: May 28 2017 - 12:05am

    TAORMINA, Sicily — Seven wealthy democracies ended their summit Saturday in Italy without unanimous agreement on climate change, as the Trump administration plans to take more time to say whether the U.S. is going to remain in the Paris accord on limiting greenhouse gas emissions.

  7. | Posted: May 27 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — Preparing for North Korea’s growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate a North Korean ICBM aimed at the U.S. homeland, officials said Friday

  8. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 8:43pm

    WASHINGTON — Preparing for North Korea’s growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal is to more closely simulate a North Korean ICBM aimed at the U.S. homeland, officials said Friday

  9. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 10:51am

    CAIRO — Masked gunmen ambushed a bus carrying Coptic Christians to a monastery south of Cairo on Friday, killing at least 28 people, and Egypt responded by launching airstrikes against what it said were militant training bases in Libya.

  10. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 10:49am

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Following a spike in deadly attacks on police, more than a dozen states have responded this year with “Blue Lives Matter” laws that come down even harder on crimes against law enforcement officers, raising concern among some civil rights activists of a potential setback in police-community relations.

  11. | Posted: May 26 2017 - 12:05am

    WASHINGTON — The FBI is investigating meetings that President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, had in December with Russian officials, The Washington Post and NBC News reported Thursday.

  12. | Posted: May 25 2017 - 3:43pm

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban “speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination,” a federal appeals court said Thursday in ruling against the executive order targeting six Muslim-majority countries.

  13. | Posted: May 25 2017 - 3:15pm

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Monstrous cyclones are churning over Jupiter’s poles, until now a largely unexplored region that is more turbulent than scientists expected.

  14. | Posted: May 25 2017 - 10:38am

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Republican congressional candidate in Montana charged with shoving a reporter to the ground on the eve of a special election kept a low profile Thursday even as supporters prepared a hotel ballroom for a possible victory party.

  15. | Posted: May 25 2017 - 10:35am

    WASHINGTON — A growing number of Americans age 40 and older think Medicare should cover the costs of long-term care for older adults, according to a poll conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.